What does actively mean?

actively meaning in General Dictionary

In a dynamic way nimbly briskly energetically in addition by your activity voluntarily perhaps not passively

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  • in a dynamic way
  • In a dynamic manner; nimbly; briskly; energetically; additionally, by your own activity; voluntarily, perhaps not passively.
  • In a dynamic signification; as, a word used actively.

actively meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1400, "secularly," from active + -ly (2). Meaning "vigorously" is early 15c.


actively meaning in General Dictionary

(adv.) In a working way; nimbly; briskly; energetically; additionally, by a person's own action; voluntarily, maybe not passively.

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  • (adv.) In a working signification; as, a word used earnestly.

Sentence Examples with the word actively

A lenticel is formed by the phellogen at a given spot dividing very actively and giving rise to a loose tissue of rounded cells which soon lose their contents, and between which air can pass to the tissues below (fig.

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